Saturday July 26th, 2014
Saturday July 26th, 2014

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Debasing of Impeachment

ADAMAWA—Acting Chief Judge of Adamawa State, Justice Ambrose Mammadi (L), administering Oath of Office on the  Acting Governor of the state, Alhaji Ahmadu Umaru, at the Government House in Yola after impeachment of Nyako yesterday.

  /   in Politics 12:04 am

Impeachment in a democratic setting is supposed to be a serious process. In Nigeria it is supposed to lead to the removal fro Read More →

KWARA 2015: Battles for senatorial seats hot up

Sen. Saraki

  /   in Politics 7:11 pm

The two major parties in Kwara State, the All Progressives Congress, APC and the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP are expected t Read More →

Delta 2015: Politicians rubbish power rotation


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THE expectation before now was that in 2015, under the PDP zoning arrangement, the North Senatorial district (Anioma) in Delt Read More →

Who succeeds Fashola? : New permutations in Lagos

Babatunde Raji Fashola

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THE defection of popular Lagos politician, Jimi Agbaje to the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP has further galvanized the politi Read More →

ADAMAWA: Finitiri’s first week

ADAMAWA—Acting Chief Judge of Adamawa State, Justice Ambrose Mammadi (L), administering Oath of Office on the  Acting Governor of the state, Alhaji Ahmadu Umaru, at the Government House in Yola after impeachment of Nyako yesterday.

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ADAMAWA State Acting Governor, Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri, was the speaker a member of the Adamawa State House of Assembly represen Read More →

Kogi/Lokoja: I’m the beautiful bride – Akawo

*House of Representatives members in session

  /   in Politics 9:18 pm

Salihu Akawo a former commissioner in Kogi State presently represents Kogi Constituency in the Kogi State House of Assembly a Read More →

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Open Data market worth $3trn – Experts


  /   in Business 12:54 am

Science and Technology experts at a two-day Senior Expert Dialogue, SED, said Nigeria can benefit from the Open Data market w Read More →

Shippers Council, NAC, agents meet over new auto policy


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THE Nigerian Shippers Council, NSC has brokered a meeting between the National Automative Council, NAC and the freight forwar Read More →

RMRDC tasks Nigerians on new dawn in industrial development

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The Raw Material Research and Development Council, RMRDC, has urged Nigerians to queue up and be counted in the drive for a new dawn in industrial development of the country. Read More →

Police arrest freight forwarder, wife over N20m fake Customs auction


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THE Lagos State Police Command has arrested a couple, Mr. Danladi Wushishi, and Mrs.Ojuolape Wushishi, for allegedly duping u Read More →

NIMASA builds satellite surveillance centre to tackle pirates

Vessels discharging at Port Harcourt port

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IN a move to tackle the menace of pirate attacks in Nigeria’s territorial waters, the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Read More →

ICAN seeks framework to fast track budget passage, implementation

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Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) has called for development of a framework that will fast track the passage and implementation of budgets in the country. Read More →

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Beware of those jostling to replace Maigari

Pinnick Amaju

  /   in Sports 12:31 am

In the light of the impeachment of NFF President, Aminu Maigari, Chairman of the Delta State Football Association Pinnick Ama Read More →

Commonwealth Games: Nigerian athletes hope for the best

Nigeria's flagbearer Marya Usman leads the delegation during the opening ceremony of the 2014 Commonwealth Games at Celtic Park in Glasgow on July 23, 2014.  AFP PHOTO

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Athletics events of the 20th Commonwealth Games begin tomorrow with Nigerian athletes hoping to rise above challenges encount Read More →

NFF to revert to NFA


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Ahead of August 26 Elective Congress of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), it has emerged that the apex ruling body for s Read More →

Federation Cup: Abuja to host semi final matches


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The semi final matches of this year’s Men and Women Federation Cup competitions will take place at the FIFA Goal Project, F Read More →

Nigerian fans recount World Cup experience

The World Cup fans display their certificates

  /   in Sports 9:26 pm

TWENTY-TWO Super Eagles fans who went to Brazil to cheer the Super Eagles to victory at the 2014 World Cup have been recounti Read More →

Commonwealth Games: Amalaha lands Nigeria’s first gold

•Golden lift... Amahala lifts for gold in Glassgow Friday. Photos: AFP

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Nigeria's medal's prospects brightened yesterday, with Chika Amalaha winning Nigeria's first gold in the women 53kg weightlif Read More →

Entertainment View All →

Every man wants to sleep with me- Afrocandy


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By Juliet Ebirim and Iyabo Aina US-based Nigerian controversial soft-porn star, Judith Mazagwu, popularly known as Afrocandy, Read More →

Rich and famous: Behold Basket Mouth the comic Lord


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Bright Okpocha aka Basketmouth is one of the biggest exporter of comedy in Nigeria today, making millions of naira wherever h Read More →

Naija Street Champ: Who wins the show today?


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All is set for the grand finale of the maiden edition of Naija Street Champ, a musical talent hunt show, which holds today at Read More →

Morgan Entertainment at war


  /   in Showtime People

The tussle for who becomes the next Igbo king of highlife has taken over Morgan Entertainment, as its artistes, Onyinye Osade Read More →

How Timi Dakolo predicted MBGN winner

Timi Dakolo

  /   in Showtime People

This year’s Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria pageant, the 27th edition, organised by the Silverbird Group, was every inch and Read More →

Unveiling Zik Zulu’s Oasis


  /   in Home Video People

After the success recorded by his popular TV series, Heaven’s Gate, Zik Zulu Okafor has returned with a brand new TV series Read More →




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